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3 Ways to Promote Women in Leadership Roles In Your Workplace

Female leadership roles in the workplace have come a long away in recent years, but there is still plenty of room for improvement. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to add more gender balance to your corporation. By doing so, you help to raise awareness for women in leadership roles. And you will also help get the word out that your brand supports female[...]

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5 Signs of Poor Management

Excellent management can be the key to a successful business. When a company is well-managed and sticks to a routine that works, it can help keep the workers focused and on task. Enforcing good habits can help you create a work environment where your employees appreciate their jobs and want to do their best each day. This helps to create a successful employee-retenti[...]

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Covid-19: 3 Small Business Resources

The coronavirus pandemic has changed the daily routines for everyone throughout the world. Many essential businesses are still up and running. However, small businesses have been hit hard by the mandatory safety measures we are all taking.  Fortunately, resources are available to help small business owners and their employees during this difficult time. Relief pr[...]

learning culture
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Creating a Learning Culture in Your Workplace

The best way to own a successful business is to keep your employees interested in the products or services you offer. If your workers are not excited about the products they create, how can they encourage your customers to buy them? Your employees need more knowledge about what the company offers to keep them interested. They need a better understanding of how custom[...]

employee engagement
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5 Tips for Developing an Employee Engagement Strategy

During any time of uncertainty, it is a good idea to boost morale around the workplace. Promote positive energy with your workers. One of the best ways to help improve performance is to think about how to promote high levels of employee engagement.  How to Implement a Successful Employee Engagement Strategy  The primary reason why there are so many compan[...]

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Managing Employees Who are Working Remotely

Working remotely is nothing new, and many business professionals have carried out their everyday duties from home for years. There are several benefits to this type of work environment that both the employer and employee can benefit from. The employee has a more flexible schedule in most cases, with the freedom to work from any location. They are also able to save on[...]

coronavirus
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Protecting Your Workplace from Coronavirus

The information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is changing at a rapid pace with more details provided to us each day. As the population works together to try to put a halt to this virus, it’s important for companies to discuss and conduct workplace safety practices that will reduce the spread of the virus. The Best Tactics for Workplace Safety To Fight Against[...]

employee relations
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Three Tips for Improving Employee Relations

Managing your employee relations will help to guarantee your best employees will stick with your company for years to come. Employee relations work similarly to any other type of relationship in your life. People will stay around if they are happy. The trick is to be sure that your employees are happy with the way things are in your work environment.  What Ar[...]

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Choosing the Right Performance Management System

If you are looking for a better way to keep your employees engaged in their tasks, a performance management system can help. A performance management software program helps business owners organize data about their employees. It keeps up with each worker’s performance data. And also automates the appraisal process to help you create a resourceful employee performan[...]

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How to Successfully Handle Disciplinary Action

Creating disciplinary rules for your employees that are consistent and fair is crucial for any business. It’s important that these rules are the same for each person working for you. Not only would it be immoral to have different rules for different workers, but it is also illegal to do so. As a manager, you cannot discriminate against some employees over others. C[...]

dealing with change
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5 Tips for Dealing with Change

We all get used to our daily routines at work. Although it can be tedious at times, doing the same tasks day after day helps keep us on track. Even the smallest change in our routine can often throw us off, causing you to not perform your job as well as you usually do. Dealing with change can be tough for people.  Dealing with Change in the Workplace [...]

employee accountability
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Improving Employee Accountability in the Workplace

Employee accountability is vital to the success of a business. A machine needs various sizes of gears to keep running. Similarly, a business needs every employee, no matter how big or small their job is, to keep moving forward. If an employee isn’t accountable, it will be more difficult to reach your business’s short term and long term goals. When employees work[...]

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The Benefits of Leadership Training for Your Business

Becoming a leader isn’t a phenomenon that happens overnight. Leading a business isn’t easy, this is why leadership training programs are available. Leadership training can greatly affect the way your business works for the better. Various studies back up the benefits of leadership training programs. These programs will help your relationship with your employees,[...]

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Five Conflict Resolution Tips Every Boss Should Know

No workplace functions without some conflict. Even the businesses that seem to be the best in their field will experience conflict between employees. As the leader of your business, you should be well versed in conflict resolution in the workplace. In order to understand how to stop a dispute, you must have some conflict resolution strategies on-hand.  1. Imm[...]

diversity in the workplace
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Ensuring Diversity in Your Workplace

The right candidate for a job can come from a variety of different walks of life. Many great candidates get missed when companies don't do enough to foster a diverse work environment. Research has shown several benefits of diversity in the workplace, including offering different perspectives, quicker problem solving, increased profits, decreased employee turnover, an[...]

core values
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Establishing Core Values for Your Business

The general goal of most businesses is to generate sales and profit, but this is not what makes a company great. A great company also works to establish a distinguishable identity and stand for something more. Some may hear this and think of their brand, but that is only the external perception of the company. There is also a matter of the internal state of the busin[...]

human resources
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five Things Every Human Resources Manager Should Know

An organization needs every department properly functioning to operate at its best. One of the most important departments within a business is human resources. This is not to downplay other departments. However, human resources are essentially responsible for itself and other departments. HR departments staff other departments, handle discipline incidents, monitor em[...]

human capital
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Human Capital: Why Your Business Needs It

It is a well-known fact that an organization is only as good as its people. Each employee is an asset to the company and it would not be able to function without them. There is a term for what people are bringing to the table within an organization: Human Capital.  What is Human Capital? Human capital is not found on a company’s balance sheet with all th[...]

chronic absenteeism
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Dealing with Chronic Absenteeism in Your Workplace

Operating a workforce of any size can come with a wide array of challenges, with one of these being scheduling and punctuality. Tardiness or absenteeism, if not curbed, can become a far too often occurrence. It can go from once in a while to weekly or monthly in the blink of an eye. Although, there are methods to help resolve chronic absenteeism. Handling Chronic[...]

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5 Tips for Dealing with a Disgruntled Employee

When it comes to operating a company, employees are the most valuable asset. Employees are what keep a company productive, operating smoothly, and being financially positive. This is why it is important to keep employees in a positive and happy state of mind. Of course, there are times where an employee becomes disgruntled. This can be difficult to deal with. Fortuna[...]